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Lunch&&Learn - The Mobile AR Revolution

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Join Devhub Vancouver for their weekly series of Lunch&&Learns-- casual one-hour seminars with varying topics targeted at developers. Why not use your lunch break to learn something new?

This week's Lunch&&Learn topic is presented by Alex Chuang, the CEO and Co-founder of Shape Immersive (https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexchuang72/) and Josue Pacheco, a founding member of the VR/AR Association and the Open AR Cloud organization (https://www.linkedin.com/in/josuepacheco/).

Mobile AR is set to take the world by storm - install base surpassed 1 billion devices last year and is on track to hit 3.5 billion by 2022. Our phone cameras are getting smarter at recognizing and mapping our surroundings. This capability is giving rise to new, incredible ways we are interacting with the world around us, each other and our devices.

Come to this Lunch & Learn and learn about:
- What does the future of AR look like?
- What can the technology do today?
- Why are tech giants all in on AR?
- How big will the Mobile AR opportunity be?
- How can you get started in AR today

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About Alex:

Alex is the CEO and Co-founder of Shape Immersive, a company that aims to build the API to support massive multiplayer mixed reality experiences. He is also the co-founder & CSO of Launch Academy, Western Canada’s leading tech incubator. Alex is a founding partner and advisor to the Open AR Cloud organization and also Board Director at the VR/AR Association Vancouver.

About Josue:

Josue Pacheco is a seasoned software developer with over 10 years of experience crafting interactive experiences. He has been researching emerging technologies and applying them to solve business problems in the Marketing, Hospitality, Mining, Entertainment and Real Estate industries sharing knowledge along the way. He is a founding member of the VR/AR Association and the Open AR Cloud organization.

About Devhub:

Devhub is Canada’s first full-out community space for developers of all levels. A place where members can work, learn, and teach, whether they’ve been coding for two decades or ten weeks. It’s a space that connects developers with community, mentorship, and a unique co-working environment, all programmed for their needs and growth.
->http://devhub.ca

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PLEASE BYOL (Bring your own lunch):
At Devhub we aim to provide developers with free quality events and resources, so are unable to provide lunch for everyone.